Separable states are more disordered globally than locally

M. A. Nielsen, J. Kempe

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Two central notions in the theory of entanglement are connected using majorization. As a result, a simple set of necessary conditions for a state to be separable in arbitrary dimensions is established.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5184-5187
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number22
StatePublished - May 28 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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